Expediting the internal highway in the South

The issue of kidnapping and abduction in the southern areas in Bhutan, in the recent past, has raised many concerns and worries among the people. However, the Gelephu MP, Gopal More...

Enterprise Registration Bill of Bhutan 2013 deferred to next session

The Enterprise Registration Bill of Bhutan, 2013 has been deferred to the next session of the Parliament as some of the MPs pointed out the discrepancies in the Dzongkha and More...

Government says 10,000 MW is still on but not by 2020

Confirming earlier news reports of The Bhutanese the Minister for Economic Affairs Lyonpo Norbu Wangchuk said that 10,000 MW by 2020 cannot be achieved. Lyonpo said that in 2006 More...

Energy agreement is highlight of 18th SAARC Summit

The Eighteen South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) summit was held in Kathmandu, Nepal for two days from 26th to 27th November 2014. The theme of the 18th SAARC More...

Govt says that SMC is one cure to the ills in the RAA mining audit report

In response to questions on the government’s reaction to the recent Royal Audit Authority (RAA) Performance Audit report on Bhutan’s mining sector, the MoEA minister Lyonpo More...

Opposition questions Health Minister on the progress of JDWNRH after granting autonomy

The Opposition party questioned the Health Minister, in the National Assembly yesterday, on how the Jigme Dorji Wangchuck More...

PM says lowest ever 2.05% GDP growth for 2013 is due to mismanagement of past five years

The Prime Minister explained the lowest recorded GDP (Gross Domestic Product) growth rate for 2013 reported by More...

Getting the basics right

One of the most key factors for any country hoping to attract serious investment or even...

Corporate Ethics and Trust

The recent Royal Audit Authority report, which showed prominent mining companies creating subsidiary companies to transfer...

On the 59th Birth anniversary of a Great Monarch

As Bhutan starts preparing to commemorate and celebrate the 60th birth anniversary or Diamond jubilee of...

Seriously SAARC

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call to South Asian leaders to overcome the many shared challenges holding More...

Open letter to the former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

“For many of us, your career has been a model to follow” 15th November 2014 is Lyonpo Sonam Tobgye’s day. The..

THE VISIONARY DRAGON KING: A TRUE PATRIOT OF THE KINGDOM OF BHUTAN

A Tribute to His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo Jigme Singye Wangchuck on his 60th Birth Anniversary for his Selfless Service..

NC passes LG Entitlement Bill of Bhutan

The Upper House passed the Local Government Entitlement Bill of Bhutan, 2014 as proposed by the Good Governance More...

NA agrees to most NC recommendations on the OAG Bill

The chairperson of the Good Governance Committee presented the Office of the Attorney General Bill 2014, for the third reading, in..

Home Ministry working on safety rules for archery ranges

In response to a question at the monthly ‘Meet the Press,’ the Home Minister, Lyonpo Damcho Dorji said that his ministry..

India House organizes Golf Tournament dedicated to HM the Fourth King

India House Golf Tournament 2014 was organized at the India House Golf Course, Thimphu over a period of five days from..

Govt looking into explosives sector after safety, transparency and conflict of interest issues dog sole private dealer Rabdhuen

Concerned with an Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) report against Rabdhuen, the sole private company dealing in explosives, and also a separate..

Expediting the internal highway in the South

The issue of kidnapping and abduction in the southern areas in Bhutan, in the recent past, has raised many concerns and..